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Friendliest People on the Island are at Jeramiah's Guest House

Caye Caulker

Jeramiah's is a basic guesthouse. Clean rooms with decent...

Sandwich with Tofu and Mango Chutney for 3 Euros

Berlin

Barduni Zenwich (Zenwich-berlin.de) has a stand just outside the...

Perfect beach after perfect beach in El Nido's Bacuit Archipelago

El Nido

El Nido's Bacuit Bay and surrounding islands offer endless...

Boca Junior v. River Plate - futbol or war zone?

Buenos Aires

Once it was explained to me that the superclasico...

Dress for the Desert

Big Bend National Park

Big Bend is located at the northern end of...

Rafting Rio Balsa

La Fortuna

As you might have seen there is a recommendation...

Shoe shopping in Hoi An

Hoi An

We went a little crazy here. It's hard not...

Cross the Border in a Petty Cab

El Guasaule

El Guasaule is the southernmost border crossing between Nicaragua...

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